mEducator content item

  • What a medical educational content item is for mEducator?

mEducator content item refers to educational material with a registered history of creation, linked with specific educational goals and objectives, as well as, learning outcomes and educational contexts/settings, and is recommended with certain teaching methods  & strategies types, while assessed/evaluated by certain means to accomplish the fulfilment of its predefined learning outcomes. To this effect, a content item may be a lecture in Powerpoint slides or podcast/vodcast of any length, or a Virtual Patient of a various size, as long as it is properly accompanied by a clear description (this will be metadata descriptions) of what objectives it meets, what learning outcomes it envisages, how is it supposed to be taught, and how is it assessed (in other words accompanied by its assessment means).